Women’s Football League resumes today

Sports Correspondent

19 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The fourth edition of the eight-team Women’s Football League will resume today after more than a five-week break at Birshrestha Shaheed Sipahi Mohammad Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur.

Nasrin Sporting Academy will play against Ataur Rahman Bhuyan College Sporting Club at 10:30am while Jamalpur Kacharipara Ekados Unnayan Sangstha will face Comilla United at 02:15pm and FC Brahmanbaria will meet Saddapuskuruni Jubo Sporting Club at 04:15pm.

No spectators will be allowed during the matches due to Covid-19 protocol.

The league, which earlier started on March 31, had been temporarily suspended as the government declared the countrywide lockdown from April 5.

Defending champions Bashundhara Kings are currently at the top of the points table with six points from two matches. Ataur Rahman Bhuyan CSC, Kachijhuli Sporting Club and Brahmanbaria bagged three points each.

Nasrin SA, Kacharipara Ekados, Comilla and Saddapuskuruni are yet to open their accounts. 

The league leaders Kings will take on Brahmanbaria on May 22 at the same venue at 02:15pm.